Period
to 26 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for Middleware skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Middleware over the 6 months to 26 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Middleware
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
26 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 72 117 78
Rank change year-on-year +45 -39 -5
Contract jobs citing Middleware 30 15 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.02% 0.69% 1.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.58% 2.07% 6.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 16
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £500 £488 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +0.52% +19.38%
10th Percentile £390 £338 £419
90th Percentile £655 £513 £575
South East median daily rate £475 £485 £450
% change year-on-year -2.06% +7.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £50.00

Middleware is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 456 724 466
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 30.69% 33.52% 25.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 355 215
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.33% -
10th Percentile £306 £313 £289
90th Percentile £603 £550 £535
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 3
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £30.50 £40.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.75% +185.71% -44.00%
10th Percentile £19.91 £24.00 £13.40
90th Percentile £42.62 £48.15 £44.80
South East median hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Middleware as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Middleware in Buckinghamshire

Middleware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Middleware in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Middleware in Buckinghamshire

Middleware
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Middleware in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 26 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Middleware in Buckinghamshire

Middleware
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 26 March 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +36 27 £500 +2.56% 2
Amersham - 1 - -
Middleware
South East

For the 6 months to 26 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Middleware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 15 (50.00%) IBM
2 13 (43.33%) SQL
3 12 (40.00%) Java
4 10 (33.33%) Migration
5 9 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (30.00%) DB2
6 8 (26.67%) Linux
6 8 (26.67%) Maximo
6 8 (26.67%) Data Integration
6 8 (26.67%) Front End Development
7 7 (23.33%) Jenkins
7 7 (23.33%) Oracle
8 6 (20.00%) WebSphere
8 6 (20.00%) JIRA
9 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
9 5 (16.67%) Confluence
9 5 (16.67%) Ansible
9 5 (16.67%) Finance
9 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
9 5 (16.67%) WebLogic
9 5 (16.67%) Windows
9 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
9 5 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (13.33%) ETL
10 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
10 4 (13.33%) Python
10 4 (13.33%) Unix
10 4 (13.33%) MySQL
10 4 (13.33%) Web Services
10 4 (13.33%) Retail

Middleware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (16.67%) Confluence
2 5 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 3 (10.00%) JBoss
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (10.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (6.67%) IBM Domino
4 2 (6.67%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (3.33%) Apache
5 1 (3.33%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (3.33%) GlassFish
5 1 (3.33%) IIS
5 1 (3.33%) JRun
5 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Maximo
2 3 (10.00%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (6.67%) SAP BPC
3 2 (6.67%) SAP CRM
3 2 (6.67%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (10.00%) OpenShift
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon S3
2 2 (6.67%) Office 365
2 2 (6.67%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (6.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (3.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (3.33%) Boomi
3 1 (3.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Internet
1 2 (6.67%) VPN
2 1 (3.33%) Extranet
2 1 (3.33%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) HTTP
2 1 (3.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) DB2
2 5 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (13.33%) MySQL
4 3 (10.00%) NoSQL
5 2 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
5 2 (6.67%) NuoDB
5 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (6.67%) Redis
5 2 (6.67%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (3.33%) Big Data
6 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.33%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Jenkins
2 6 (20.00%) JIRA
3 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 3 (10.00%) Maven
4 3 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (10.00%) Subversion
5 2 (6.67%) FishEye
5 2 (6.67%) TeamCity
6 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.33%) NeoLoad
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Automotive
3 1 (3.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Developer
2 6 (20.00%) Maximo Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Architect
4 3 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Integration Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Maximo Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Senior DevOps
5 2 (6.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) SOA Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) WebLogic Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) Senior WebSphere Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Leader
6 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) REST
1 4 (13.33%) Web Services
2 3 (10.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 3 (10.00%) Java EE
2 3 (10.00%) JSON
2 3 (10.00%) SOAP
2 3 (10.00%) XML
3 2 (6.67%) .NET
3 2 (6.67%) JMS
3 2 (6.67%) JTA
3 2 (6.67%) LAMP
3 2 (6.67%) LAPP Stack
3 2 (6.67%) RAML
3 2 (6.67%) RESTful
3 2 (6.67%) SAP Fiori
3 2 (6.67%) Servlets
3 2 (6.67%) Swagger
3 2 (6.67%) YAML
4 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (10.00%) Private Cloud
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) DataPower
2 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Linux
2 5 (16.67%) Windows
3 4 (13.33%) Unix
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Migration
2 8 (26.67%) Data Integration
2 8 (26.67%) Front End Development
3 4 (13.33%) DevOps
3 4 (13.33%) ETL
3 4 (13.33%) Open Source
3 4 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (10.00%) SOA
4 3 (10.00%) TOGAF
5 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.67%) Cash Management
5 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.67%) CRM
5 2 (6.67%) Performance Management
5 2 (6.67%) Risk Management
5 2 (6.67%) SAP Implementation
5 2 (6.67%) TDD
5 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
5 2 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (43.33%) SQL
2 12 (40.00%) Java
3 9 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (13.33%) Python
5 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
5 2 (6.67%) Ruby
6 1 (3.33%) C#
6 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.33%) VB
6 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) TOGAF Certification
2 2 (6.67%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) CCIE
3 1 (3.33%) CCNA
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.33%) ISEB
3 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.33%) MCSA
3 1 (3.33%) MCSE
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.00%) Docker
3 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) Ansible
2 2 (6.67%) Docker Swarm
2 2 (6.67%) Kubernetes
2 2 (6.67%) Nagios
2 2 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.33%) Kibana
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) IBM
2 7 (23.33%) Oracle
3 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.00%) SAP
5 2 (6.67%) AppDynamics
5 2 (6.67%) Ariba
5 2 (6.67%) Atlassian
5 2 (6.67%) Concur
5 2 (6.67%) Splunk
5 2 (6.67%) VMware
5 2 (6.67%) White Clarke
6 1 (3.33%) Dell
6 1 (3.33%) GUPTA
6 1 (3.33%) hybris
6 1 (3.33%) Informatica
6 1 (3.33%) MuleSoft
6 1 (3.33%) New Relic